Margaret Leone, 92, of the Frewsburg Rest Home, formerly of 1037 E. Second St., Jamestown, passed away Wednesday (Sept. 25, 2013), in WCA Hospital.
A lifelong area resident, she was born Dec. 26, 1920, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Joseph and Bessie Parasilitti Triscari.
Margaret was a 1939 graduate of Jamestown High School, and was employed by National Worsted Mills and Automatic Voting Machine, retiring in 1977.
She was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church.
Surviving are her son, Frank M. (Sandra) Leone of Jamestown; her daughter, Rosalee (Oscar) Ernst of Moravia, N,Y,; four grandchildren: Danielle Leone of Florida, Frank J. (Jada) Leone of Jamestown, Kim (Barth) Reid of Thorndale, Texas, and David (Au-tumn) Mazzone of Jamestown; five great-grandchildren; and five great-great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. Leone, whom she married Sept. 24, 1940, in St. John’s Catholic Church, and who died Jan. 13, 2001; her brother, Joseph Triscari; six sisters: Ange-line Foti, Lena Triscari, Josephine Vella, Frances Nagel, Bessie Guiffrida and Rose Russo.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. John’s Catholic Church, Holy Apostles Parish. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Friends will be received by the family from 9-10 a.m. Saturday in the church.
Memorials may be donated to Hospice of Chautauqua County, 20 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, NY 14750.
Visit our website at www.falconerfuneralhome.net to light a candle in remembrance.